[COLUMBIA, S.C. February 20,2017] –Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce professional liability attorney, Kerri Rupert, is serving as chair of the Professional Development Committee of the South Carolina Women Lawyers Association (SCWLA).
The SCWLA’s mission is to enhance the status, influence, and effectiveness of women lawyers in the state through advocacy, action, and association. There are currently over 900 members of the SCWLA and 25 active members sitting on the Board of Directors.
“It is truly an honor to work alongside other female attorneys to encourage and promote the professional lives of women lawyers,” said Rupert.
Rupert represents healthcare providers, physicians, nurses, pharmacists, financial and investment advisors, attorneys, insurance brokers and agents in professional liability litigation. She also defends individuals and businesses against claims of catastrophic injury and wrongful death.
Alongside her commitment with SCWLA, Rupert also volunteers her time through the South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division and serves on the Board of Directors for the Trinity Learning Center.